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Robert Hedges

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english

Large 4 Bedroom/2 Full +2 Half Bath Family Home

40 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview

Florida South Central Gulf Coast House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

We are located in the center of Little Gasparilla Island approximately 100 yards from the bay and 300 yards from the Gulf of Mexico. (See location map) From our home you can fish, crab, or shrimp off one of two private docks, search the miles of white sand beach for exotic sea shells, surf fish the beautiful waters of the gulf, or just relax and enjoy the gorgeous beach that Little Gasparilla Island is famous for.

Access to the island is by your own boat or there is a private water taxi available at a reasonable rate. This lack of a bridge makes LGI unique and adds to it's relaxed atmosphere. There are no paved streets only sand roads with the main mode of transportation golf carts and foot power.

We built this home for our family to use and it has worked perfectly for us and will for you too. There are 4 bedrooms all with king size beds(several can be separated into 2 ex-long twins) with 2 full baths and 2 half baths. There are porches on front and back and 2 decks off the second floor bedrooms. The living area is very open so everyone can be together whether cooking dinner or watching TV.

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The house has everything you need to have a great vacation. From a kitchen complete with all appliances, pots and pans, and a complete selection of spices to beach chairs for relaxing on the beautiful white sand beach. Our house has it all!!

Downstairs is another large deck for relaxing and a large outside shower with hot and cold water.

If you want to rent a golf cart while you are on the island call LGI Carts at 941-815-7554.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Robert Hedges (Owner)
Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english

Reviews

4.9
based on 40 traveler reviews

Large 4 Bedroom/2 Full +2 Half Bath Family Home
average rating of 4.95 based on 40 reviews
5

Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 3 nights in March & could not have been happier. We've stayed on the other end of LGI before and much preferred this area. The docks are in great condition and the neighbors were very friendly & helpful when we arrived! We stayed here with a total of 6 adults & 5 children (all under 6) and had plenty of space. In fact, one of the other families we brought to the house liked it so much they ended up renting it again in June! The house was well equipped and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. We really enjoyed using the golf cart and would highly recommend renting it while you are there!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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5

Fantastic Florida family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We are already talking about our next trip! The location was ideal and the house was beautiful. It's not easy to please ages ranging from 5-75 but this was just what the doctor ordered. Fishing, beach combing, exploring with a beautiful spacious home to retreat to. The owners were very quick to communicate and accommodate. My first response was the home was nicer in person than even the pics showed. Conveniently located for everything you need! Thanks for blessing our family.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The house was great and very clean.

  • 5 of 5

There was plenty of room for all 10 of us. We all stated we would come back and stay again! The house was not to far from the dock which was great. We had a wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect vacation spot to spend quality time with your family!

  • 4 of 5

Housing accommodations were perfect for our family of 8 and neighboring friends who joined us often for evening meals. Everything is provided for your stay - from a spacious kitchen, beach towels and chairs, grills, clean spacious bedrooms, etc. WE even enjoyed homemade icecream with the icecream machine provided. The owners have thought of so many perks for your family to enjoy the island free of worries. Pack a bag with a couple of changes of clothes and bathing suits - and enjoy the family vacation!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property was very nice and great for my family

  • 4 of 5

Overall the house inside was great , very nice , a lot of space , we were a family of 12 and fit perfect , beach was about 8 min walk, the pier to fish was about 8 min walk to.... Only issue is the mosquitos, all day everyday and they bite all over... The place was muddy but that's because we went on a rainy weekend.. So check the weather... The house did have everything we needed inside.... Although the golf carts had messed up couple days before our trip so we should have gotten a discount and the owner seems to not really care about that.. On the island u definitely need a golf cart and we didn't have that it was horrible...the place to rent golf carts apparently weren't renting them out because of the weather.... On the way to the island my family and I got alittle lost so I gave the owner a call and he didn't seem very nice over the phone... The taxi boat also wasn't very friendly ... We needed to get a taxi to head out to publix because we ran out of things to drink and the cab driver went from $10 there and $10 back to $40 there and $40 back... Why? I don't know but he tried to charged us $80 just to get off the island to make a quick store run .... Other then those few things the house was indeed very nice and I would go back just more prepared

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

No other!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Best by far, house was in excellent condition, home owners were a great pleasure to deal with.Great for the kids and wife. Cant wait til next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Rates & Availability

Little Gasparilla Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 2016 - Nov 27 2016
4 night minimum stay
$200
$1,250
 
 
Christmas and 2017
Dec 17 2016 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$200
$1,250
$4,750
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$185
$1,200
$4,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $160 + Tax
Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Florida South Central Gulf Coast House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1944 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master bath in master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Half bath is on main floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs bath is Jack & Jill(2-1/2 baths w/shower between.)
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , 2nd floor. Other half of Jack & Jill bath.
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower , Downstairs shower(large) w/hot and cold water
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master bedroom - 1 king , Master is on the main floor and has it's own thermostat.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2nd floor, has balcony and private access to bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 2nd floor, beds can be split into 2 ex-long twins. Balcony
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , 2nd floor, bed can be split into 2 ex-long twins. Balcony.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shelling
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
We have a golf cart that we rent separately from the house for $50/day or $250/week.

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